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Experiment: Does Intel’s Turbo Boost Trump Overclocking?

Benchmark Results: Crysis

Here’s where gamers will want to sit up and take notice. Crysis, at all three of our tested resolutions, demonstrates negligible gains from Turbo Boost, Hyper-Threading, or overclocking. This is a result that will become even more interesting to check out in the days to come, when Intel launches its Clarkdale-based 32nm CPUs at lower prices.

Chris Angelini
Chris Angelini is an Editor Emeritus at Tom's Hardware US. He edits hardware reviews and covers high-profile CPU and GPU launches.